A Bright Flamingo Shroud
By Meg O’Brien
Jesse James has learned never to rely on the men in her life. When the going gets tough, they’re sure to leave. Just like the grandfather she never knew. But now her grandfather is back–if the man who knocked on her door is who he claims to be.
He’s a down-and-out conman, a liar, and a thief, but he needs Jesse’s help. “Gramps” has swindled a dangerous man and is in hiding for his life. Against her better judgment, Jesse allows herself to get involved. But once the man who claims to be her relative is safe, Jesse herself becomes the target of a vicious, cold-blooded rage …